Prague and the pearls of the Danube
Prague and the pearls of the Danube
Prague and the pearls of the Danube
Prague and the pearls of the Danube
Prague and the pearls of the Danube
Prague and the pearls of the Danube
Prague and the pearls of the Danube
Prague and the pearls of the Danube
Prague and the pearls of the Danube

Prague and the pearls of the Danube

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CroisiCruise: PPU

9 Days

Explore Prague! This magical city has developed an image of "mother of all cities" with incomparable architectural and artistic heritage. You will discover the famous Charles Bridge, symbol of the city and a real triumphal hedge of honor with a unique gallery of sculptures connecting the two shores of the city. Stroll through famous streets such as Hradcany, the castle district, and Mala Strana below, before joining a splendid cruise to meet the pearls of the Danube (Ref PAV).

THE CROISIEUROPE DIFFERENCE

  • All meals included - DRINKS INCLUDED with meals and at the bar
  • Refined French cuisine - Gala dinner and evening - Welcome cocktail
  • Free Wi-Fi in lounge and bar
  • Headsets are included for excursions
  • Official welcome from the captain and crew
  • Onboard activities
  • Travel assistance and repatriation insurance
  • All port fees included
  • Prepaid Classic Sightseeing package

CRUISE HIGHLIGHTS

  • EXTENDED STAY INCLUDED
    • 3 nights/2 days in Prague
    • Accommodation at a 3-star hotel LS
    • Guided tour of Prague
    • Coach transfers Strasbourg/Prague/Linz and Linz/Strasbourg
  • Contrasting features along the Danube from traditional landscapes and the Hungarian steppe to the luxurious architecture of the big cities
  • Discover(1):
    • Vienna and the heritage of the House of Habsburg
    • Bratislava and its unique charm
    • Budapest, 2000 years of history
    • Melk Abbey, a true wonder of baroque architecture
    • The wild Puzsta plain
  • Itinerary

Day 1: Strasbourg - Prague

Departure by coach from Strasbourg (mooring port - rue du Havre). Free lunch on the way. Arrival in the end of the afternoon in Prague (or surroundings). Check into your hotel 3* NL in Prague or the surrounding area. Dinner. Free evening.

Day 2: Prague

We'll set out in the company of our guide for a tour of Hradcany, the Castle Quarter of Prague, which towers majestically over the capital. We'll then move on to Mala Strana District and Charles Bridge. Afterwards, we'll return to the hotel for dinner.

Day 3: Prague - Linz

We'll leave by coach for Linz. Passengers are welcome to board our ship at 4:00 p.m. After comfortably settling into your cabins, we'll introduce our crew at a welcome cocktail.

Day 4: Vienna

Join us for the excursions proposed: CLASSIC: Guided tour of the Schönbrunn Palace, the summer residence of the Imperial family, followed by a panoramic tour of Vienna. DISCOVERY: The high art of Viennese living, music and Viennese cafes. We'll stroll through the city and visit back stage in the Konzerthaus concert hall(2). After our tour, enjoy a steaming cup of Vienna Coffee and a delicious pastry. Enjoy some free time, or join us on an excursion for both packages: visit the Hofburg. The Habsburg Palace houses the sumptuous imperial apartments. Tonight, join us for the excursion for both packages: Tour Vienna by night.

Day 5: Budapest

The morning will be spent cruising towards Budapest. In the afternoon, join us for the excursions proposed: CLASSIC: Guided tour of Budapest. DISCOVERY: Discover Budapest by bike. You'll bike down the streets of Budapest and past the most renowned sites and locations of the city. Enjoy an evening of "operetta music” on board.

Day 6: Budapest - The Puszta

Enjoy a free day in Budapest (lunch not included) or join us for an excursion for both packages: full-day excursion to the Puszta (traditional lunch included.) Also called the Great Plain, this vast prairie was the Wild West of Hungary and immense herds of livestock grazed here under the watchful eye of the cowboys. We'll enjoy dinner on board this evening as our ship sails throughout the night.

Day 7: Bratislava

The morning will be spent cruising towards Bratislava. In the afternoon, join us for the excursions proposed: CLASSIC: Guided tour of Bratislava. The charm of the Slovakian capital lies in its old city: splendid Baroque palaces, churches and pleasant squares. DISCOVERY: Hiking in Bratislava: The Little Carpathians. From Devin Castle, we'll take in the splendid view of Bratislava. Afterwards, we'll return on board and start cruising towards Dürnstein. Tonight is our gala evening and dinner.

Day 8: Durnstein - Melk

We'll cruise along the most beautiful section of the Wachau Valley before arriving in Melk. Join us on an excursion for both packages: Visit Dürnstein, the fortified village where Richard the Lionheart was once held prisoner. In the afternoon, join us on an excursion for both packages: Visit the Melk Abbey. We'll return on board and start sailing towards Linz.

Day 9: Linz - Strasbourg

We'll reach Linz early in the morning. Enjoy one last buffet breakfast on board before disembarking at 9:00 a.m. We'll leave by coach for Strasbourg, stopping for lunch along the way. Arrival in Strasbourg in the evening. End of our services.

INCLUSIONS:

the Strasbourg/Prague/Linz/Strasbourg coach transfers - accommodation on full board from dinner on the first day to lunch on the third day - the services of a guide, admission and tours during the stay in Prague - coach transport on the second and third days - coach transfer from Prague to Linz - the cruise on full board from dinner on the third day to breakfast on the final day (except day 6) - onboard drinks included (except for drinks from our special lists) - the insurance for medical repatriation - accommodation in a double air conditioned cabin with shower and WC - welcome cocktail - onboard entertainment - gala evening - the assistance of our onboard hostess - prepaid classic sightseeing.

EXCLUSIONS:

Drinks from our special lists, or drinks ordered during excursions or transfers - cancellation/baggage insurance - lunch on day 4 - personal expenses.

Trip prices and dates are correct at the time of the website going live, however all offers are subject to reconfirmation at the time of booking. Note prices usually display available discounted rates if any, (eg. Early Bird Deals if applicable). All featured tour itineraries and offers maybe subject to change due to seasonal variations without notice, or due to local conditions or other conditions. Please confirm all details at time of booking. Travel insurance is mandatory for all Innovative Travel bookings. All passports must be valid for 6 months prior to your return to your home country. Visas are the responsibility of the traveller. Special VIP meet and assist offers are valid for New Zealand passport holders, for other nationalities please check at the time of booking. For full terms and conditions, please refer to our Booking Conditions page.

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